Darlington Nuclear now capable of producing life-saving medical isotopes
Life-saving Molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) isotopes can now be produced at Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington Nuclear Generating Station, thanks to the installation and initial commissioning of an innovative isotope system by Laurentis Energy Partners and BWXT Medical Ltd. (NYSE: BWXT). The production of Mo-99 at Darlington will be a world-first for a commercial power reactor.
Learn more about this exciting discovery.
Durham Region’s college and universities earn top marks in research and innovation
The City of Oshawa is proud to congratulate its post-secondary partners Durham College, Ontario Tech University and Trent University Durham GTA for being ranked among Canada’s top research universities and colleges in 2022.
Read how Durham’s universities and colleges compare to others across Canada.
The Hustle Over Everything podcast
This podcast speaks to individuals who are entrepreneurs, artists, creatives and builders. Hosts Owen and Alex discuss their guest’s entrepreneurial path to success. On a recent episode, Ashley Santacona of Dream Room Studio in Durham Region, talks about her journey from child acting to building a studio, and the ups and downs of entrepreneurship, tips for creatives, how they made their cyclorama wall (a curved wall used as a photo or video background to suggest unlimited space) and more.
Listen to success stories on the podcast.
Durham Region Transit (DRT) is growing ridership by delivering efficient and effective mobility solutions
The Region of Durham and DRT are launching a challenge to innovators and businesses under the theme of Connected and Smart Mobility. They’re looking for the business community to provide a detection and communication system for transit stops that enables DRT to understand passenger behaviour and improve overall customer experience.
Learn more about the Regional Technology Development Site challenge.